Sep 27, 2012 5:00pm EDT
nats play-off game that runs late. >>> a flea market find is now part of an fbi investigation. >>> and d.c.'s fire chief is laughing off a police laughin[ male announcer ] for the dreamers... and those well grounded. for what's around this corner... and the next. there's cash flow options from pnc. solutions to help businesses like yours accelerate receivables, manage payments, and help ensure access to credit. because we know how important cash flow is to reaching your goals. pnc bank. for the achiever in you. >>> a 12-year-old girl kid mapped from her home on sunday is on her way back home tonight. >> a stolen debit card helped bring one parent's worst nightmare to an end. >> i'm so ready to have her back in my arms, and so ready for her to be back home. >> reporter: a relieved father reacts to the news that his 12-year-old daughter is safe, after she went missing from her north carolina home sunday. the fbi quickly traced her to this man, 38-year-old timothy newman, a registered sex offender. le fever said along with abducting his daughter, newman stole his debit card. >> o
Sep 28, 2012 5:00pm EDT
is a london-based registry of stolen and missing art. and then we also looked at the fbi's list. >> reporter: somehow this little piece of art had fallen through the cracks. >> it's been 60 years since the painting was last documented. so there's a lot of research that needs to be done. >> reporter: and investigation on another front. as you've heard, the fbi is now involved in the case and it's being handled out of the washington field office. yes, it's now a federal case. and the people at the potomac company say they had already gotten early bids on this painting and they were coming in from around the world. legal minds we spoke to say there's a principle in law that a thief cannot pass good title. but who stole it back in 1951? it may have been an inside job, according to a police report. >> interesting. >> new twist to it. >>> doug, you're a busy man today. another wet night? >> another wet night for some of us. last night we saw a ton of lightning, severe weather. we even saw some flooding in parts of the region. if you have plans, a lot of us do on this friday evening, it does look l
Oct 1, 2012 5:09pm EDT
for their lives. >> after decades of leaning on the fbi for help in analyzing evidence collected at crime scenes, the d.c. government finally has a crime lab all of its own. a $200 million project more than 10 years in the making. fox 5's paul wagner has been following the story closely for years and joins us with this important update. paul? >> this is a milestone for the district of columbia, which has never had its own crime lab. today mayor vincent gray dedicated the building that will office the department of health and others. >> this is allows us to increase and expand to do forensic analysis to solve crimes is just enormous. >> with oversized scissors, the mayor and other dignitaries cut a piece of crime tape to open the lab. on the site of the first district headquarters. >> they will specify in dna testing, firearms and fingerprints and a public health lab as well. >> reporter: gone are the days when evidence collected from rape victims sat on shelves untested and dna from cold cases went unanalyzed. >> it was a lot of work and advocacy. but can i tell you why i'm here? can i do that?
Oct 2, 2012 5:00pm EDT
or an fbi agent and then the people who were protecting the people are getting shot and killed as well. >> and speaking of it from a reporter's perspective, i remember being on the there and thinking this is the perfect opportunity for him to take a shot at us. you were out on several of the scenes, sherry, and you covered the trial. what was that like? what do you remember from that time? >> as far as being scared ourselves, i remember you're in the thick of things and in the middle of it all. you're not thinking about your own danger and safety. and it was not until there were multiple shootings that the station provided us with bulletproof vests to protect us if we felt we needed them. i never put one on but there was a moment there where i thought should i be? and hindsight being 20-20, when you found out how close malvo and mohammad were at a couple of those shooting scenes, write there at hotels when they could have take know a shot at any of us, at any of the police officers as paul mentioned, that was frightening. what was interesting to me about covering the trials is to see t